Andy Whitfield (born 1974- September 11, 2011) is a Welsh-Australian actor, model and former engineer. He gained his first prominent role in the Australian supernatural film Gabriel. Whitfield also starred in the 2010 television series Spartacus: Blood and Sand, and plays the part of Spartacus. Whitfield was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and died at the age of 39. Find Andy Whitfield news, videos, and pictures here.